Lanark Loch, Lanark | Scotland

A stunning 20-acre loch nestled in a picturesque public park, the first in Scotland to receive significant stocks of 'modern' mirror carp

Contact: 07547 344678
Lake record: 27lb plus
Rules: Night fishing by membership only, unhooking mats are compulsory
Stock: 500 carp with an average of mid-doubles
Tickets: Day £6; £125 per year (inc £25 joining fee) to join the Scottish Carp Group, giving access to night fish and five other venues
Satnav: ML11 9BJ